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07:30
07:30

First Lady Commissions Irish Funded Multi-Purpose Workshop in Moroto European Union 5 1

The construction of the multi-purpose workshop was funded by the Embassy of Ireland with 320,000 Euros, approximately 1.33 billion Shillings and it is under the bigger ‘Support to Skilling Uganda Project’ aimed to raise quality and quantity of skills provision and ensure that more girls and women attain skills training relevant for the local labour market and the economy.
10:53
10:53

Over 320 P.6 Pupils Abandon School in Moroto 2 1

Aleper says they cannot trace 161 boys and 117 girls who have failed to report back to school. He explains that most of the affected pupils are from Rupa and Tapac sub-counties where major mining activities take place.
12:23
12:23

Moroto Schools Need Support to Provide Handwashing Facilities 2

Moroto district is planning for the reopening of 21 primary schools with candidate classes including one that is privately owned, five secondary schools and two tertiary institutions.
16:07
16:07

Moroto Quarantine Centre Closed Ahead of School Reopening 1

The centre was officially closed on Thursday and all suspected cases advised to self-isolate from their homes, according to the Moroto Resident District Commissioner Helen Pulkol. The centre had 18 isolated cases at the time of its closure.
21:34
21:34

WFP Distributes Take-home Food Rations to Learners in Karamoja 1 3

The food distribution is also aimed at ensuring that school-going children in the region have access to food while at home at a time when many households in the region are struggling to get meals because of food insecurity.
05:16
05:16

Reformed Street Children Changing Lives in Karamoja vulnerable children 2

Up to 29 girls, now in upper primary and secondary school, have managed to sponsor the education of 43 other disadvantaged children at Kasmeri Primary School and contributed to the construction of three semi-permanent houses to shelter three elderly persons caring for orphans.
10:22
10:22

Moroto Rolls Out Public Campaign Messages On COVID -19 corona virus 1

Edward Eko, the Senior Principal Chief Administrative Officer Moroto noted that the open air messages was the best was the best way to reach illiterate members of the community who do not have access to the mainstream media like radio, television.
21:02
21:02

Belgian Ambassador Lauds Uganda on Skills Development 1 1

He was speaking on Friday at St. Daniel Comboni Polytechnic Naoi, a catholic founded technical school in Moroto supported by Enabel, a Belgian organization which is implementing the skilling program in Karamoja. This was part of an official visit to oversee the implementation of skilling program in Karamoja.
14:33
14:33

Gulu University Constituent College Task Force Pleads for Funding 2 1

The college was promised by President Museveni during the 2016 campaigns. Shortly after the elections, a task-force led by Dr Sidonia Angom Ochieng was set up to start the process of establishing the university college.
16:58
16:58

Moroto District Defaults Students Bursary Scheme 2

Moroto schools have terminated the scholarship of over 100 students after their sponsor, Moroto District local government has defaulted for more than 3 academic years.
17:16
17:16

Two Pupils Disappear After Being Chased from School school fees 2 1 Top story

Sources at school indicate that the pupils left school for their villages in Katakwi district on foot. Nickson Igulot, the deputy head teacher Moroto Army Primary School, says he is surprised that the pupils disappeared from school.
12:25
12:25

Gov’t to Conduct Food Aid Audit in Karamoja Karamoja Sub Region 2 1

Karamoja Affairs Minister, Eng. John Byabagambi says he has been instructed by the government to conduct an audit to ascertain whether the food given by the World Food Programme-WFP and the Office of the Prime Minister reaches its intended beneficiaries.
10:56
10:56

Teacher in Mororo Arrested for Alleged Defilement Moroto District 1

Police arrested Charles Iiko at a drinking joint in Labourline village, Moroto Municipality on Saturday. It is alleged that Iiko took advantage of a P.2 pupil who was hungry and enticed her with food.
14:08
14:08

Toll Free Lines Used to Curb WFP Food Theft in Karamoja karamoja sub region 2 1

The development follows cases of mismanagement of food in schools, health facilities and community, specifically in Karamoja Sub Region, where WFP assistance reaches nearly a quarter of a million people. Reports indicate that quite often, aid food has ended up in the market where it is openly sold to willing buyers.
17:07
17:07

Japanese Dancer Urges Karimojong Farmers to Embrace Irrigation Technology 3 1

Usami, who concluded his two- day visit to Moroto and Nakapiripirit districts in Karamoja observed that there is a lot of potential in the region that can transform the region except that people have limited technology.
07:12
07:12

Over 2,700 Children Still Home in Moroto 1 1 Top story

Daniel Engwau, the head teacher Moroto Municipal Primary School observes that it is a habit for most learners to stay home especially during planting and harvest season.
08:04
08:04

Moroto Maintains Education, Administration as Key Budget Priorities budget estimates 1

The education sector received an additional 500 million Shillings from the 5.2 billion Shillings appropriated in the current financial year, while administration, which is currently at 4.5 billion Shillings has been raised to 5.6 billion Shillings in the next financial year.
10:53
10:53

Underfunding Hindering Basic Education Program in Karamoja 2 1

ABEK program was integrated in the daily routines of the Karimojong children who were allowed to learn within their home settings under tree shades or simple mud and wattle huts put up by communities.
07:54
07:54

Only 12% Children Complete Primary in Moroto ple performance 1 1

Paul Oputa, the Moroto District Education Officer says the low completion rate is caused by high poverty levels which expose girls to early pregnancies and child marriages.
10:56
10:56

Teacher Struck from Payroll for Defilement child protection 2 1

Walucho’s troubles started when he was arrested for allegedly defiling nine girls from the same school. Police, however, failed to proceed with the defilement case and was instead charged for assault.
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